On the early modern history of the drug quinine and the links between bureaucracy and knowledge in the Spanish American empire.

Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra
Jorge Cañizares-Esguerra is the Alice Drysdale Sheffield Professor of History at the University of Texas Austin. His books include How to Write the History of the New World (2001), Puritan Conquistadors (2006), and Nature, Empire, and Nation (2007)